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  • Location: London
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  • Start Date: 14/08/2019
  • Duration: Contract

Templeton & Partners is looking for a Business Analyst to start asap on project in London, UK.

Must have: Commodities / Oil& Gas / Energy Trading experience

Location: London, UK (Canary Wharf)
Start date: asap
Duration: 6 months
Rate: £350 per day

Job description:

 preferably 8+ years of experience.

Be a good communicator – able to deliver a message effectively and concisely at all levels, on both a technical and a business level. Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Be highly analytical – able to problem solve, absorb large amounts of detail and to see the big picture.

Uses SQL to interrogate data;  Analyses data flows and models data requirements.
Understanding of data models and database design.

Be self-motivated and self-starting – able to work with little supervision and able to pick up new or unfamiliar concepts quickly

Elicits requirements at all stakeholder levels – from junior to senior levels
Be able to manage conflicting ideas and demands to provide clarity.

Domain knowledge – Knowledge of market data feeds, pre-trade decision support tooling, reference data, trading analytics; capable of challenging assumptions and driving out the fundamental goals and priorities of the business.
Agile working – Practical experience of working in an iterative/Agile development environment (including sprint planning, daily scrums, reviews and retrospectives).
Good to have skills/experience

Experience in working in the front office with traders/trading analysts, pricing teams, quants and data strategy teams on gathering requirements and designing systems for this user group. Commodities / Energy Trading experience.
Experience in toolsets for managing requirements, for example, JIRA, SharePoint, HP Quality Centre, Microsoft TFS, etc.
Professional accreditation e.g. Foundation in Business Analysis or ISEB Diploma in Business Analysis, Professional Scrum Master I (Fundamental) Assessment from (url removed) 

We very much look forward to receiving your application, and will be in touch promptly to discuss in more detail